YoImagine a camera in the most remote and humble countryside of Spain. Or of the world. A kind of all-seeing eye that It starts to work automatically, without the need for personnel, to record training sessions and matches, with high-definition images, personalization in player monitoring and the possibility of analyzing data and images practically at the moment. It doesn’t have to be an elite stadium or a Champions team. It is a technology within the reach of any team, from the neighborhood club to the most humble category. The invention exists. The platform is FBASE.Tv and its implementation is simple and available to anyone. A camera, a simple camera, and all the football of a club will be on the mobile. For coaches, but also for players and families.
This is how Iaki Fernndez, founder and director of the platform explains it: “With FBASE.Tv we try to reach the stars of grassroots football, the players and families in the first place, through the club, facilitating the work of education, training and digitization for all sports management. We could say that we are facing the democratization of a high-level formation in grassroots football. The platform is used to organize leagues and tournaments or as a streaming platform for other leagues and organizers, whether they are private or regional federations.”
Only ten minutes later, we already have the kids’ game postponed
The tool works directly and efficiently. It is activated 100% automatically, it does not depend on qualified personnel. All the games are seen the same in full field with the possibility of zoom. It allows to make personal markers and live events with one click, without distractions for the coach. Performs a video analysis, evaluation of events and scores, generating automatic Big Data for the player and the club. And it complies, through the necessary permits, with all legal requirements regarding image rights and data protection. Iaki Fernndez is emphatic: “We give a modest club, a neighborhood club, the chance to work with the tools of a big club.”
The current reality of the startup is that 36 clubs are already using it, there are already more than 20,000 registered and 5,000 matches broadcast live and deferred this season. More than 200 matches were broadcast automatically, live, every weekend, and more than 65 pitches between Football 7 and Football 11 have already been implemented for the 22-23 season.
Iaki Fernndez clarifies: “At the production level, there is no other system that is capable of being able to generate everything on the same platform and that allows the same players to be able to analyze the match 10 minutes from the end or the coaches to have the entire match managed in just 20 minutes.” minutes later, with events and bookmarks shared individually or in groups. For this reason, top-level entities in Spain and other countries are considering integrating this tool for their academies and even for their first team.“.
We give added value to technicians, children and families with the platform
The tool has both a sports and a social aspect: “FBASE.Tv is a platform that aims to promote and professionalize the potential in areas of education and training of grassroots football. It is aimed at uniting and connecting all that grassroots football through information and videos. Even families will have the best memories of this time and a first-rate analysis tool so that their children can have a global training process.”